A 20 year old man has appeared before Dundalk District Court charged with dangerous driving causing the deaths of three people.
The accused is Keith Lennon with an address in Forest Park, Dromintee, Co. Armagh.
He is accused of dangerous driving causing the deaths of Mary and Kevin Faxton and Bryan Magill on the N1 at Carrickarnan, Ravensdale, Dundalk on 29/2/2020.
He is also accused of failing to report the incident to Gardai contrary to section 106 of the Road Traffic Act.
Gardai objected to an application by the accuse for bail.
After hearing the bail application Judge Deirdre Gearty remanded the accused in custody to Cloverhill District Court next Thursday.